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  • Summer Time!

    Summer Time!

    June 1, 2017

    School is officially out for summer!  The Roar staff wishes everyone a great summer, and we will see you back here in August!  

  • Oh the Places They Will Go

    Oh the Places They Will Go

    Mrs. J

    June 1, 2017

    Ponder High's commencement was held at the UNT coliseum on Wednesday, May 31st.  The evening began with a processional of beaming and proud graduates.  Shouts of praise and celebration could be heard throughout the venue along with some whistles and air horns.  Clayton Hicks led the crowd in the invocation...

  • All About Them Seniors!

    All About Them Seniors!

    May 22, 2017

    Seniors were treated to breakfast on Friday of last week by the administrators and staff.  Breakfast burritos were plentiful, and once their bellies were full, it was time to practice for baccalaureate and graduation.   It doesn't seem like a difficult thing, but it does take some practice to get the...

  • Memorable Times

    Memorable Times

    Elizabeth Martinez, reporter

    May 18, 2017

    The Class of 2017 wanted to share some memories from PHS that they will take with them. James Timmons- "going to state for tennis." Destiny Turner- "Becoming friends with Amie Brand, every time we hang out its a great" Mady McCarty- "I enjoyed all of my talks with Coach Espolt and Ms. Knitter....

  • The Class of 2017

    The Class of 2017

    May 18, 2017

    It is almost time to say goodbye to the class of 2017, but before we do, The Roar wants to share a little bit more of this class with its readers!  

Top 5 Best Water Parks in Texas

Top 5 Best Water Parks in Texas

Elizabeth Martinez, Reporter

1.Shore Club Volente Beach Waterpark in Lake Travis/Volente 2. Schlitterbahn in New Braunfels 3. Hawaiian Water Park & Adventure Park in Pflugerville 4. Six Flag's Hurricane Harbor in Arlington 5.Castaway...

May 23, 2017

Top Secret!!!

Top Secret!!!

So as the school year comes to a close, we are going to do a little prying in the lives of our graduates.  The Roar asked them if they had any secrets to share...and here they are! Trevor Anderson- I'm actually pretty...

May 18, 2017

The Summer Countdown is On!

The Summer Countdown is On!

Taylor Reeves, Reporter

Are you ready for summer??? IT'S ONLY 3 DAYS AWAY!!!!!!

April 24, 2017

Senior Days

Taylor Hurst, Senior Days

There are many upcoming events for the graduating seniors. The most important and most exciting day is May 31st, which is graduation. Graduation will be held at the UNT coliseum starting at 8pm. May 6th is prom which will...

April 24, 2017

Fun Facts — New Year’s Eve Edition

Fun Facts — New Year’s Eve Edition

Patrick McGill, reporter

The first New year was celebrated 4,000 years by the ancient Babylonians. It's tradition to ring in New Year's with family and friends because it is rumored that, depending on the first people you see, you will ei...

December 15, 2016

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Summer Time!

Summer Time!

School is officially out for summer!  The Roar staff wishes everyone a great summer, and we will see you back here in August!  

June 1, 2017

Oh the Places They Will Go

Oh the Places They Will Go

June 1, 2017

Last Choir Concert

Last Choir Concert

May 26, 2017

Jokes — Dad Edition

Jokes — Dad Edition

May 26, 2017

Weekly Weather 5/24 – 5/31

Weekly Weather 5/24 – 5/31

Mary McKenna

Wednesday 5/24 : High of 78, low of 50, sunny Thursday : High of 90, low of 75, sunny Friday : High of 96, low of 76, sunny Saturday High of 94, low of 70, partly...

May 24, 2017

Weather: 5/15 – 5/19

Weather: 5/15 – 5/19

May 15, 2017

Weather for 5/9-5/13

Weather for 5/9-5/13

May 9, 2017

Weather

May 3, 2017

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Last Choir Concert

Last Choir Concert

Hannah Wood, Reporter

On May 24, 2017 the Choir had their last concert. They sang a few UIL songs, Dancing Queen by Abba, & Defying Gravity from the musical, Wicked. The concert overall went very well. Mr. C and the choir...

May 26, 2017

Valadictorian and Salutitorian

Valadictorian and Salutitorian

Taylor Hurst

Bailey Beer and James Timmons are the valedictorian and salutatorian of the class of 2017. Bailey Beer is attending Texas Women University in the fall to major in informatics. James Timmons has worked...

May 23, 2017

Baccalaureate 2017

Baccalaureate 2017

A buzz of excitement was in the gym Sunday night at PHS.  But this time it wasn't the Lions or the Lady Lions shooting a last minute shot...it was the Class of 2017 baccalaureate ceremony.  As the Class...

May 22, 2017

FFA Banquet

FFA Banquet

Blake Gibson

The FFA had a banquet Thursday night to celebrate their accomplishments.Many younger future farmers were recognized for their time and effort put into the organization. Star Greenhand - Sterling Wilkinson...

May 20, 2017

Senior Roar Staff Share Memories

Senior Roar Staff Share Memories

I'm going to miss playing cards in most of my classes and winning with Taylor in spades every time. I'm going to miss talking to Mrs. J and being her favorite student. I'm going to miss all my friends...

May 19, 2017

Class of 2017 Makes Some Predicitions

Class of 2017 Makes Some Predicitions

May 18, 2017

What Do We Do After College?

What Do We Do After College?

May 18, 2017

Band Concert 5/16

Band Concert 5/16

May 17, 2017

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